Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2016

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2016

Oct 1-9, 2016

Balloon Fiesta Park, Albuquerque, New Mexico

About This Festival

Originally started as a local radio station's promotional event, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, New Mexico has grown into an unsurpassed even that has dazzled visitors for 44 years. The fiesta takes advantage of the New Mexico's "balloon box", a unique weather phenomenon referring to the wind coming from both the north and the south, for an amazing balloon experience, unparalleled anywhere else. The Fiesta features many events from the Special Shape Glowdeo to the Night Magic Glow that you simply can't miss.